On Sunday, October 10, World Mental Health Day, Jackson Health Foundation invites our entire community to “Mind Your Health,” presented by Florida Power & Light, an outdoor family-friendly festival to raise awareness of mental health issues and support those that are affected. Experts will share mental health discussions and presentations throughout the day. “Mind Your Health” features something fun for every member of the family like an educational village featuring informational sessions throughout the day, a nutrition village with samples of food that improve mental health, and a family-friendly walk supporting mental health awareness. Funds raised benefit Jackson Behavioral Health Hospital. A minimum donation of $25 gets participants a swag bag and commemorative event t-shirt! Visit https://jacksonhealthfoundation.org/mind-your-health/ for more information.
WHO: Jackson Health Foundation, Florida Power & Light, AvMed, and AARP
WHEN: Sunday, October 10, 2021, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
WHERE: Margaret Pace Park, 1745 North Bayshore Drive, Miami, FL 33132
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Acerca de Jackson Health Foundation Jackson Health Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, is the fundraising arm for Jackson Health System, the most comprehensive healthcare provider in South Florida and the largest public hospital in the country. Through the generosity of compassionate donors, the Foundation seeks private philanthropic funds to improve the System’s facilities, provide the most advanced equipment and technology, and support its priority projects. The Foundation’s fundraising efforts allow Jackson Health System to provide life-saving medical care to all of its patients, regardless of financial need, and improve health care delivery, enhance the hospital experience for patients, and promote wellness and preventive medicine. Jackson Health Foundation offers several fundraising programs, including the Golden Angel Society, the Foundation’s premier giving society; Guardian Angels, who are dedicated to supporting Holtz Children’s Hospital; International Kids Fund Wonderfund™, a global outreach program that provides medical care to children from around the world who cannot be treated in their home countries; and the Young Angels Program, for individuals who believe that participation in civic engagement activities is vital to the health of their community. Founded in 1991, the Foundation is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors committed to philanthropic activities that, to date, have raised over $140 million to benefit Jackson Health System. For more information about Jackson Health Foundation, please visit www.JacksonHealthFoundation.org or call 305.585.GIVE (4483).